Faculty Profiles

Steven W. Baldwin
Professor of Chemistry
1101 French Science Center, Durham, NC 27708
(919) 660-1563
(919) 660-1605



Ph.D., California Institute of Technology 1969

B.A., Dartmouth College 1964

Research Areas:
Synthesis, Education, Organic

Coleman, R., et al. “9:30-9:45. Preliminary Evaluation of F-18 Fluorocholine (FCH) as a PET Tumor Imaging Agent..” Clin Positron Imaging, vol. 3, no. 4, July 2000. Pubmed, doi:10.1016/s1095-0397(00)00059-5. Full Text

Baldwin, S. W., et al. “A solution to the cyclic aldol problem.” Organic Letters, vol. 2, no. 9, May 2000, pp. 1193–96. Epmc, doi:10.1021/ol005525a. Full Text

Baldwin, S. W., and J. S. Debenham. “Total syntheses of (-)-haemanthidine, (+)-pretazettine, and (+)-tazettine..” Organic Letters, vol. 2, no. 2, Jan. 2000, pp. 99–102. Epmc, doi:10.1021/ol9911472. Full Text

Pullen, S. H., et al. “Comparison of the photoinduced electron transfer reaction in a rigid cyclophane and its corresponding bimolecular donor/acceptor complex.” Journal of Physical Chemistry A, vol. 103, no. 49, Dec. 1999, pp. 10220–25. Scopus, doi:10.1021/jp991973s. Full Text

Baldwin, S. W., et al. “Preparation and evaluation of a cyclic acyl nitrone as a synthon for stereospecific α-amino acid synthesis.” Tetrahedron Letters, vol. 39, no. 38, Sept. 1998, pp. 6819–22. Scopus, doi:10.1016/S0040-4039(98)01474-9. Full Text

Baldwin, S. W., et al. “Studies Directed at the Synthesis of Optically Active Pretazettine via Intramolecular Nitrone/Alkene Cycloaddition Reactions.” Journal of Organic Chemistry, vol. 56, no. 23, Nov. 1991, pp. 6546–50. Scopus, doi:10.1021/jo00023a019. Full Text

Baldwin, S. W., et al. “Diastereoselective diels-alder reactions between substituted 1,3-butadienes and n-α-methylbenzylmaleimide.” Tetrahedron Letters, vol. 32, no. 42, Oct. 1991, pp. 5877–80. Scopus, doi:10.1016/S0040-4039(00)79415-9. Full Text

Baldwin, S. W., and J. M. McIver. “Stereochemistry of the reactions of some "CH3-" nucleophiles with 2-(tetrahydrofur-2′-yl)-acetaldehyde.” Tetrahedron Letters, vol. 32, no. 17, Apr. 1991, pp. 1937–40. Scopus, doi:10.1016/0040-4039(91)85006-Q. Full Text

Baldwin, S. W., and S. C. Gedon. “Effect of Nitrogen Substitution on the Diastereoselection of Intramolecular Nitrone/Alkene Cycloadditions.” Synthetic Communications, vol. 21, no. 4, Feb. 1991, pp. 587–96. Scopus, doi:10.1080/00397919108016788. Full Text